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Matthew Walker walks on the beach as Hurricane Michael approaches Panama City Beach, Florida

Hurricane Michael Gains Strength as Floridians Flee to Higher Ground

By Devika Krishna Kumar TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Reuters)  Hurricane Michael howled closer to Florida's Gulf shore on Tuesday as a major Category 3 storm, as half a...
Ship washed ashore caused by Typhoon Trami is seen at a port in Yonabaru, on the southern island of Okinawa

Powerful Typhoon Nears Tokyo after Losing Some Strength

TOKYO (Reuters)  A powerful typhoon headed towards Tokyo late Sunday night after battering western Japan with heavy rain and strong winds, snarling air and land...
A volunteer from the community pulls a boat holding a mother and several of her children during their rescue from rising flood waters in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, in Leland, North Carolina

North Carolina Devastated as Floodwaters Rise from Deadly Storm Florence

By Ernest Scheyder and Anna Mehler Paperny WILMINGTON/WILSON, N.C. (Reuters)  Deadly storm Florence drenched North Carolina with more downpours on Sunday, cutting off the coastal city...
A home sits collapsed where a man died in a series of gas explosions in Lawrence

Boston Suburbs Gas Pipeline Accident Biggest since 2010

By Nate Raymond and Brian Snyder ANDOVER, Mass. (Reuters) Some 8,000 people in Boston's suburbs had little hope of returning home soon as investigators scrambled...
Boat that washed onto a marshy area is pictured after Hurricane Florence struck Wilmington

Flood Waters Rise, 8 Killed as Florence Dumps ‘Epic’ Rain on...

By Anna Mehler Paperny WILSON, N.C. (Reuters) Tropical Storm Florence dumped "epic" amounts of rain on North and South Carolina as it trudged inland on...
Heather Samson, owner of Beach Beads and Glass Studio, uses spray paint to leave messages on hurricane shutters at her business ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Florence in Surfside Beach

‘Monster’ Hurricane Florence to Pummel U.S. Southeast for Days

By Ernest Scheyder WILMINGTON, N.C. (Reuters) Hurricane Florence, on track to become the first Category 4 storm to make a direct hit on North Carolina...
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